Japan

"Japan has neither legal status nor public support programmes for social entrepreneurs."

Tamako Watanabe, The Japan Research Institute

Polling Results

How japan scored from 1 to 44 for each question. (Lowest rank and highest average score is the most positive).

  • 33

    Conditions are favourable for social entrepreneurs to start and grow their businesses

    (52.1)
  • 26

    Government policy supports social entrepreneurs

    (43.8)
  • 23

    It is easy for social entrepreneurs to get grant funding

    (41.7)
  • 33

    It is easy for social entrepreneurs to access investment (debt and/or equity)

    (27.1)
  • 42

    Social entrepreneurs can access the non-financial support they need

    (47.9)
  • 29

    It is easy for social entrepreneurs to sell to government

    (27.1)
  • 42

    It is easy for social entrepreneurs to sell to business

    (37.5)
  • 38

    It is easy for social entrepreneurs to sell to the public

    (52.1)
  • 43

    It is easy for social entrepreneurs to attract staff with the required skills

    (31.8)
  • 40

    The general public understands what social entrepreneurs do

    (25)
  • 30

    Social entrepreneurs can make a living from their work in my country

    (50)
  • 43

    Social entrepreneurship is gaining momentum

    (62.5)

Questions We Asked

Click a question below to explore a summary of the key findings and see the polling results.